Oak - Pin
Best Planted in USDA Hardiness Zone: 4-8.
Plant Quick Guide
Full (6-8 hours)
The Pin Oak is a fast-growing, strong evergreen with glossy, dark green foliage that turns various shades of russet, bronze, and red in the fall months. Pin Oaks have a pyramidal shape and can grow up to 60-70 feet tall and 25-40 feet wide. Like many other oak varieties, Pins need ample room to grow, but given room they will provide your yard with lots of shade during the hot days of summer. They are hardy in Zones 4-8. USDA ZONES:Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8
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First, decide on a planting location. Consider carefully what kind of sun, soil, and growing-space your tree or shrub will need. Once you've located the perfect spot, the hole you are digging must be at least double the width and as deep as the root system you are planting. The top of the root system should be level with the ground. Before placing the tree or shrub in the hole, use your hands to gently break up the root system. Once the tree is in place, backfill the hole with native soil and any leftover potting material. Pack down the soil to eliminate any air pockets. When finished, water thoroughly. To insure your plants a successful growth rate and productive life, plant your seedlings per the instructions included in your PlantMeGreen package.
Plant oaks in an area where they have plenty of room to grow to their full size. Once established, oaks need very little maintenance. Since they are drought tolerant, they rarely need extra watering. They also rarely need pruning. If there are dead limbs, however, prune in winter.